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Prognosis of PAH 

Prognosis of PAH
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Prognosis of PAH
Author(s):

Clive Handler

and Gerry Coghlan

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199572564.003.004
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date: 22 October 2019

Prognosis of PAH 20

20 years ago, the median survival of IPAH was 2.8 years.

Despite earlier and improved detection and the availability of new treatments in the last 10 years, the prognosis with IPAH has improved dramatically with >50% 5 year survival, however the one year mortality remains around 10% in this relatively young population....

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